Facebook the target of international lawmakers at Ottawa hearing

A testy group of international lawmakers peppered officials from Facebook, Google and Twitter at a parliamentary committee meeting Tuesday, trying...

May 29th, 2019 Howard Solomon

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Hashtag Trending – AMD announces Ryzen 3000; Gates’ reading list; Facebook crypto

AMD drops some big announcements at Computex, Bill Gates’ summer reading list, and Facebook announces its plans for its own...

May 28th, 2019 Alex Coop

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Hashtag Trending – A brewing tech cold war, Facebook takes on fake accounts, Comcast eyes healthcare

Panasonic joins a growing list of companies turning their backs on Huawei, Facebook doubles down on deleting fake accounts, and...

May 24th, 2019 Mandy Kovacs

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Hashtag Trending – Facebook beefs up Live restrictions; OnePlus 7 Pro review; WannaCry 2 years later

Facebook takes action to prevent hateful content from live-streaming on its platform. The OnePlus 7 Pro smartphone gets a rave...

May 16th, 2019 Brian Jackson

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Hashtag Trending – ‘Zombie Facebook’ 2070; robot lettuce farms; star sounds

How long until the dead outnumber the living on Facebook? Researchers have the answer. Why your next salad might be...

April 30th, 2019 Brian Jackson

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Canadians lose trust in Facebook as it battles privacy watchdogs

Facebook committed serious violations of Canadian privacy laws and failed to take responsibility for protecting the personal information of Canadians,...

April 25th, 2019 Brian Jackson

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Hashtag Trending – Galaxy Folds break; Notre Dame backup; Zuckerberg selling secrets

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April 18th, 2019 Alex Coop

Canada can court Big Tech while creating homegrown success stories

The Trudeau government appears to be downplaying the huge and growing market power of Big Tech while paying too little...

April 10th, 2019 David Crane

Facebook bans Canadian groups for violating hate policy

Facebook has banned a number of people and organizations from its sites for their extreme statements. “Individuals and organizations who...

April 9th, 2019 Howard Solomon